Model Law: A Blog About Legal Issues

Model Law: A Blog About Legal Issues

  • Key Conditions Required to Expunge a Criminal Record

    Going to prison for a criminal offence does not necessarily mean that it is the end of your life as you know it. On the contrary, one can serve time and still become an upstanding and productive member of society. However, one thing with criminal records is that they do not disappear. Instead, criminal records hover around, becoming sources of background checks for different service providers. Thus, it can be frustrating for an ex-convict to look for a job.

  • How A Family Lawyer Will Help Out With Your Divorce Documents

    Documentation is an essential aspect of your divorce case. More often than not, people do not understand how to file and draft divorce documents. Experienced family lawyers will negotiate and draft these documents for you. Below is a comprehensive extract explaining the role of family lawyers in managing the various divorce documents.  Process Serving  Once you file for a divorce, the court will issue divorce papers to be signed by your spouse.

  • How To Interview Your Divorce Process Server

    In Australia, the law does not allow you to serve divorce papers to your spouse yourself. As such, you need to hire a divorce paper server to deliver these papers to your spouse. Ideally, a process server can be anyone 18 years old or older. However, you are better off dealing with a professional process server. These individuals understand the law and have the resources required to locate your spouse. If you intend to hire a process server, read the information below.

  • How A Conveyancer Can Help You Save Property Buying Costs

    Many property buyers would find it amusing if you told them that a conveyancer can help them save the property buying costs. In fact, many enthusiasts believe that conveyancing costs take a significant cost of their buying budget. However, that's not always the case. The excerpt below details how a property conveyancer will reduce property buying costs.  Property Appraisal Most buyers will be quick to purchase property that seems to be reasonably priced.

  • Australian Family Law: All You Need To Know About Divorce

    Divorce is a critical aspect of Australian family law. The truth is, most people do not understand the divorce process in Australia. As such, they end up making errors as they divorce their partners. Below is an extensive excerpt on the divorce process in Australia.  Under the Family Law Act 1975, the Australian Family Court works under a no-fault principle when granting a divorce. Simply put, the court does not need to know the reasons why a couple wishes to divorce.

About Me

Model Law: A Blog About Legal Issues

Hello. I'm Mark and I am the manager of a successful modelling agency. It is my job to ensure that our models are well cared for and generate positive publicity for the agency. Sometimes that can be quite challenging and I spend a lot of time liaising with our legal team. From clients who refuse to honour contracts to models who are facing charges themselves, I am constantly dealing with legal issues. Over the years, I have become quite familiar with a range of laws and legal processes. My friends and family consider me to be a veritable fount of information when they have legal questions. I have decided to compose this blog in order to address the issues I most commonly deal with. Please browse at your leisure.